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Vidor Center - A window to Arava agriculture

Hatseva Junction, Hazeva 86825, Israel
+972 52-366-6418
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AMAZING to see

Who grows fruits, vegetables and flowers in sand and stone, with very little water? Israelis in the... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
BLSHOME
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Plainview, New York
Great tour of the brilliance of the Israeli horticultural genius

Go to see how the vegetables are developed and grown in the desert. wonderful experience for us... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
912sherryw
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5 Apr 2018
“AMAZING to see”
4 Jan 2018
“Great tour of the brilliance of the Israeli horticultural genius”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hatseva Junction, Hazeva 86825, Israel
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+972 52-366-6418
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Who grows fruits, vegetables and flowers in sand and stone, with very little water? Israelis in the Arava, that’s who. This is our third visit here. The fruit gets sweeter, the vegetables larger and flowers more fragrant. ❤️

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Go to see how the vegetables are developed and grown in the desert. wonderful experience for us because I wanted to learn more about how to irrigate vegetables and other plants in the desert. There is so much to learn here.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

one hour of entertainment for kids as well as grown ups.. agriculture miracles in deserts...controlled climate ..same for fishes...ends with a small 3d movie about the region

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about the Arava Agriculture and especially the innovative methods the locals have developed to coop with the desert's harsh conditions. The exhibits were informative and suited to young kids (7) as well as adults. The center guide was very friendly and contributed...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

A very interesting visit in a place where the Israeli agriculture made the unbelivable - growing vegetables in the warm and dry desert - Arava.

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

The educational 3D video gave an insight on how the Arava region came to life and informs us on the current Agriculture and Tourism. The Agriculture Research & Info centre is more of Private in nature and helps the farmers in the region free of...More

Thank vickygada
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Desert is in most people minds a "dead" piece of land, with very little to offer to those that live and work there. This interesting attraction in the "heart of the Israeli Arava desert" exhibits how prosperous and generous this area can be for those...More

Thank Dan E
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